Calflora
Taxon  Report   1277    
Calochortus coeruleus  (Kellogg) S. Watson
Blue star tulip
Calochortus coeruleus, a monocot, is a perennial herb that is native to California, and is endemic (limited) to California.

Bloom Period
Family: LILIACEAE  
Genus: Calochortus
Serpentine affinity: 1.5; (weak indicator)

Communities: Yellow Pine Forest, Red Fir Forest, Lodgepole Forest

Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
JEF + PLANTS: Calochortus coeruleus var. fimbriatus
PLANTS: Calochortus caeruleus var. fimbriatus
PLANTS: Calochortus caeruleus
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More information about  Calochortus coeruleus
Nursery availability from CNPLX
This plant is available commercially.
Jepson eFlora

USDA PLANTS Profile (CACO3)


Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation, with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria. [web application]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available: https://www.calflora.org/   (Accessed: Nov 18, 2019).